Larned is a very small city located in the state of Kansas. With a population of 3,967 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Larned is the 74th largest community in Kansas.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Larned is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Larned is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Larned who work in office and administrative support (11.85%), sales jobs (11.25%), and farm management occupations (7.91%).
And if you like science, one thing you'll find is that Larned has lots of scientists living in town - whether they be life scientists, physical scientists (like astronomers), or social scientists (like geographers!). So, if you're scientific-minded, you might like it here too.
Also of interest is that Larned has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Larned spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 14.48 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
As is often the case in a small city, Larned doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The overall education level of Larned is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 26.30% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Larned in 2010 was $22,471, which is middle income relative to Kansas and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $89,884 for a family of four.
Larned is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Larned home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Larned residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Larned include Irish, French , English, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Larned is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.